September 15, 2017

Walmart is planning to build a new, central headquarters — one better suited to a "digitally native" workforce — in its hometown of Bentonville, Arkansas.

September 13, 2017

Nail-Aid’s Spray Away is an aerosol nail polish remover that the company said is free of parabens, phthalates, toluene, formaldehyde and sulfates. 

September 11, 2017

The discount giant announced that it will donate up to $10 million in additional support for 2017 hurricane relief efforts in the United States, a move that will bring Walmart’s total commitment to hurricane relief efforts this year to $30 million. T

September 7, 2017

Hurricane Irma is bearing down on Florida, and the retail pharmacy, grocery and mass merchandiser community is working to make sure Floridians are prepared. 

September 5, 2017

The retail pharmacy community, along with its supplier partners, are setting the stage to recovery for those in the Gulf Coast region impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

August 29, 2017

Walmart.ca attracts approximately 8 million unique visits per month.

August 28, 2017

From mobile kitchen units and generators to cash and product donations, retail pharmacy pledges to help their neighbors across south Texas in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

August 25, 2017

The consortium includes Dole, Driscoll’s, Golden State Foods, Kroger, McCormick, McLane, Nestlé, Tyson Foods, Unilever and Walmart.

August 24, 2017

The 2017 DEI rated 110 businesses in the report, which evaluates disability inclusion-related policies and practices.

August 23, 2017

In a partnership that takes direct aim at the online giant and its Alexa voice-controlled device, Walmart is teaming up with Google to offer hundreds of thousands of items available for voice shopping via Google Assistant. 

August 17, 2017
Walmart reported better-than-expected results for its second quarter amid surging online sales and an increase in store traffic.
 
August 11, 2017

While everyone is focusing on pure play online giant Amazon, what they are likely missing is how brick and mortar retailers are driving ecommerce sales growth, noted TABS Analytics last week in a blog. "The TABS Analytics 10th Vitamin and Minerals Study revealed that online sales by traditional brick and mortar retailers propelled the market to an all-time high, growing an estimated 6% in the last year to reach $13.5 billion in annual sales," the company reported. "Walmart.com, specifically, had a breakout year for VMS sales. ... Though second in eCommerce, Walmart.com doubled its online share of mentions, growing to 9.1% in 2017. (TABS Analytics)

August 11, 2017

If Walmart were to acquire Birchbox, it would be the chain's fifth e-commerce acquisition since last August. 

August 9, 2017

By analyzing the robust information flowing throughout its operations, the discounter has gained a real-time view of workflow across its pharmacy, distribution centers, stores and e-commerce, according to a company blog post.

August 9, 2017

The company is expanding the deployment of its Scan & Go mobile app, which was being tested in approximately 12 stores across Northwest Arkansas, Florida, Texas and Georgia.

August 4, 2017

The bars are available in four varieties and were developed specifically for shoppers who follow a low-FODMAP diet and live with GI discomfort. 

August 3, 2017

The arrival of German discount grocer Lidl and Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods Markets have ratcheted up the already intense grocery wars and put new pressure on existing players, including Walmart.

July 26, 2017

As chief information officer for Walmart, GSK's new chief digital & technology officer led a multi-year effort to transform Walmart in the use of data, analytics and digital engagement with its customers.

July 25, 2017

According to comScore, Walmart.com is one of the largest e-commerce sites, with up to 100 million unique monthly visitors.

July 21, 2017

In the latest installment of Supermarket Wellness Watch, Dave Orgel shares insights from a panel at the recent Fancy Food Show that included spakers from Jet/Walmart, Whole Foods and Peapod/Ahold. 

July 21, 2017
The retailing giant will expand its automated online order pickup kiosks to 80 more locations across the country over the next several months, according to Business Insider.
July 18, 2017

The Davenport, Fla., facility is the sixth addition to the next-generation fulfillment network that Walmart is building to support its e-commerce business. 

July 14, 2017

Walmart is making it easier for parents to stay on their game during this year's back-to-school shopping season.

July 13, 2017

In an effort to uncover new VR applications — and innovative ways to apply the technology to commerce — Walmart’s Store No. 8 is partnering with Thrive Global and Accenture to create a nationwide competition for developers.